Interim General Counsel

Interim General Counsel

Job Title: Interim General Counsel
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Buckinghamshire, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £90000 - £150000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Start Date: Feb 2017- Mar 2017
Reference: BBBH14933
Contact Name: Connor Simms
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 09, 2016 17:39

Job Description

We have been instructed by a highly regarded tech client that is looking to hire a General Counsel on an interim basis.

The main focus on the role will be to provide support and guidance to the legal team of 10 people, take an active role in board meetings, and provide legal advice to the company's executive team.

Main responsibilities of the role will include:
*Providing strategic legal advice.
*Providing strategic and tactical thinking beyond the legal realm in partnership with the CEO and wider management teams.
*Providing risk and compliance advice to ensure that relevant, proportionate and up-to-date risk and compliance management processes are deployed throughout the business.
*Providing governance advice, thinking strategically and tactically about the governance structure and systems and ensuring that they are relevant, proportionate and up-to-date.

Key skills required are
*An experienced lawyer with circa 10 years working in-house
*Experience of directly managing teams of qualified lawyers
*Experience of advising at board level
The intention is for this role to be a part-time role consisting of three days a week.

Should this role be of interest please contact me directly: